Briefs: XM Satellite to unviel new services at CES

Dec 29, 2005

XM Satellite Radio will unveil the XM Advanced Services vehicle, a concept car featuring in-car video, voice command and weather alerts, next week.

The XM Advanced Services vehicle is a specially-equipped 2006 Lexus LX 470 to be displayed at the Consumer Electronic Show Jan. 5-8 in the Las Vegas Convention Center's North Hall.

The XM Advanced Services vehicle will showcase in-car video with XM's partner On2 Technologies, as well as an array of other new technologies, all of which can be delivered directly to the automobile by XM's network of satellites and ground repeaters, the same satellite delivery system XM employs to broadcast its 160 channels of commercial-free music and premier sports, news and talk radio, the company said.

Copyright 2005 by United Press International

Explore further: Microsoft launches Outlook for rival iOS, Android

add to favorites email to friend print save as pdf

Related Stories

Young people overly optimistic about finances

36 minutes ago

A new survey of young New Zealanders by the Westpac-Massey Fin-Ed Centre shows that many believe their financial situation will improve in the coming year and their money management skills require no improvement.

Kalbarri abalone gets helping hand

36 minutes ago

Department of Fisheries staff and Kalbarri fishermen have released 24,000 Roe's abalone (Haliotis roei) onto reef platforms along the cliffs north of Kalbarri, to restock a population decimated by the marine ...

Recommended for you

Google delivers another earnings letdown, stock sinks

2 hours ago

Google has gotten into the habit of missing analysts' earnings targets, frustrating investors who believe the online search leader would be more profitable it wasn't pouring so much money into far-flung projects ...

Skin device uses motion to power electronics

2 hours ago

Can a skin patch power wearables? Skin-based generators have become an area of focus among researchers working on how to scavenge muscle motion whereby skin becomes a charge-collector. A detailed report in ...

User comments : 0

Please sign in to add a comment. Registration is free, and takes less than a minute. Read more

Click here to reset your password.
Sign in to get notified via email when new comments are made.